Defined benefit trustees preparing for their second triennial assessment must be aware the strength of the sponsor covenant has deteriorated, The Pensions Regulator warns.
TPR head of scheme-specific funding Ian Cordwell told delegates scheme sponsors' assets were likely to have been depleted by the credit crisis, leading to weakened sponsor covenants. He said this was...
Disasters happen, but the consequences can be huge. Pádraig Floyd looks at what trustees and employers can do to ensure the master trust they have selected can withstand a crisis
The Pension Protection Fund (PPF) has named Stephen Wilcox as chief risk officer, replacing Hans den Boer who leaves the lifeboat fund after just over three years in the role.
UK consumer price inflation fell 0.1 percentage points in April to 2.4%, a fresh one-year low and missing economists' expectations of inflation remaining at 2.5%.
Speculation about rate rises has caused some schemes to delay any further liability hedging. Rosalind Mann looks at why this may be the wrong move.